Chiang Mai เชียงใหม่

It is safe to visit Thailand

I happened to be Thailand the few times where there is political issues happening there. There was a trip that I had wanted to take whereby prior to the trip, a number of concerned friends were worried about the political instability in Thailand. From the airport, I could see that even the local Chiang Mai’s [...]

Wat Chedi Luang วัดเจดีย์หลวง Chiang Mai

Wat Chedi Luang วัดเจดีย์หลวง is a well known ancient temple located in Chiang Mai town. This temple is a temple where a few great monks of the Thai Forest Tradition have stayed and some managed to accomplished high levels of practice a long time ago. In the olden days, monks who practiced under the Thai [...]

Chiang Mai Night Bazaar เชียงใหม่ไนท์บาซาร์

The Chiang Mai Night Bazaar (pronounced locally as ไนท์บาซาร์ or night baza) covers a huge area, comprising of several roads and alleys. Anything and everything that you could think of, from food, craft, clothes to household items can be found here. There is even McDonalds and Burger King- opening 24 hours a day, so you [...]

Doi Inthanon ดอยอินทนนท์- highest peak in Thailand

Doi Inthanon ดอยอินทนนท์ is located in Chom Tong district not far away from Chiang Mai. It is the highest peak in Thailand. If you go there, please bring along a jacket/long scarf as it can be very cold, especially in the months of July to January. Don’t go there in shorts- else you might feel so [...]